I am a PhD candidate at the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engg. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, working with Prof. Lav R. Varshney at the Information and Intelligence Group

Prior to this I graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT Madras) with a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering minoring in Mathematics for Computation, and M.Tech in Communication Systems in 2014. For my Masters thesis, I worked with Prof. Krishna Jagannathan.

My research interests include:
  • Machine Learning
  • Blockchain Systems
  • Information Theory
  • Statistical Learning Theory
e-Mail : rraman10 (at) illinois (dot) edu